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Nintendo Wii Remote controller

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84
Global
Score
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.
84

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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CNN says:

Maybe it's because we're all used to holding remote controls at this point - but the hand cramps that can accompany traditional controllers aren't an issue with the 'Wiimote'. And since you'll be holding and waving this thing for potentially long periods, it's particularly welcome.
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User Reviews

60
manveru
An interesting controller, for sure. It has so many uses that it's almost...read more
60
JasonTsay
A forgettable product. It isn't bad, exactly, but also doesn't do anything particularly well. - Engadget
80
inoxdragoon
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
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84
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Ergonomics / comfort

84
 

Durability

80
 

Accuracy / responsiveness

70
 

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90
 

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84
 

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64
 

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90
 

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